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Sports News of Monday, 3 April 2017


Kevin-Prince Boateng offers support for sick child

Las Palmas midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has offered financial support to a family whose young son is recovering after falling into coma.

Jean-Pierre, 11 fell into coma as his family struggles to cope with the financial burden.

Kevin Boateng has been touched by the story of the young Spaniard, deciding to move in to offer a helping hand.

The former AC Milan and Schake 04 midfielder has instructed his consultant to see how best he can help by relocating the family.

The consultant then sought contact with the Lower Saxony family. "We take over everything, the boy is supposed to get a garden so that he feels on holiday." the consultant said.

Jean's mother dedicates 24 hours a day to take care of her son.

The family can have financial security and don't have to worry so much about their finances anymore.